May 22, 2018 — Aqua Comms DAC (“Aqua Comms”), the operator of Ireland’s first dedicated subsea fibre-optic network interconnecting New York, Dublin and London, announces today that its Chief Executive Officer, Nigel Bayliff will speak at iCU Helsinki 2018 in Finland.

On Tuesday, 5 June, at 13:00, Mr. Bayliff will join other subsea and technology sector executives on the panel discussion, “The Future of AI.”  Mr. Bayliff, who has more than 30 years of experience encompassing senior executive, operational and technical roles in the global telecommunications industry, will discuss how to prepare for the infrastructure challenges that Artificial Intelligence will pose to organisations.


  • iCU Helsinki 2018
  • Hilton Helsinki Strand
  • Helsinki, Finland


  • Tuesday, 5 June 2018 at 13:00


  • Panel Discussion: “The Future of AI”


Presenters Include:

  • Nigel Bayliff, Chief Executive Officer, Aqua Comms DAC
  • Dave Crowley, Chief Technical Advisor of Microsoft
  • Ari-Jussi Knaapila, Chief Executive Officer of Cinia Oy
  • Moderator: Diego MacKee, Managing Partner Norway of Arthur D. Little

About Aqua Comms DAC

Aqua Comms DAC is an Irish Carriers’ Carrier specialising in building and operating submarine cable systems and supplying fibre pairs, spectrum and capacity networking solutions to the global media, content and carrier markets.  It is the owner/operator of America Europe Connect-1 (AEC-1) and CeltixConnect-1 and continues to build on its vision of efficient submarine infrastructure ownership with membership of the HAVFRUE consortium and development of CeltixConnect-2 and North Sea Connect, bridging the Northern Atlantic between North America and Northern Europe. To learn more about Aqua Comms and its portfolio of subsea cable systems visit

Media Contact:

iMiller Public Relations for Aqua Comms
Tel: +1 866 307 2510